Russia

International , Pipelines

Russia Denies Involvement in Colonial Pipeline Cyberattack

Biden says evidence points to ransomware that originated in Russia.

May 11, 2021

Exploration & Production , Health, Safety & Environment , Shale Plays

Report Shows Global Flaring Levels Down in Oil Sector

The U.S. and Nigeria were among the countries noted for making strides in lowering volumes of flared gas.

April 30, 2021

Construction

Rosneft Aims to Complete LNG Plant Feasibility Study in 2021

Plant would be located in the Pacific port of De Kastri.

April 30, 2021

International , Energy Transition , Technology

Germany, Russia Flag Hydrogen Cooperation

Natural gas imports from Russia will be a necessary bridge fuel, a top German official says.

April 29, 2021

Exploration & Production , Emissions

Russian Oil Producers Struggle to Contain Gas Flaring, Document Shows

The draft document shows utilization of associated petroleum gas, a byproduct of crude extraction, rose to 82.6% in 2020 from 81.5% in the previous year.

April 9, 2021

International , Infrastructure , Construction , Pipelines

Democratic Senators Urge Biden to Speed Nord Stream 2 Sanctions

Menendez, Shaheen increase pressure on the president from his own party.

March 24, 2021

International , Infrastructure , Construction , Pipelines

At NATO, Blinken Warns Germany over Nord Stream 2 Pipeline

US secretary of state says the natural gas pipeline runs counter to the EU’s own interests.

March 23, 2021

International , Infrastructure , Construction , Pipelines

US Shouldn’t Threaten Friends Over Nord Stream 2, Says CEO

Construction of the natural gas pipeline is Europe’s call, says the chief of Austria-based OMV.

March 22, 2021

Exploration & Production

Russia Lacks Swing Producer Flexibility, Slow to Revive Oil Output

Based on this month’s deal of the OPEC+ group, Russia is allowed to increase its output by 130,000 bbl/d in April.

March 12, 2021

International , Construction , Pipelines

Cruz Puts Hold on Biden’s CIA Pick over Nord Stream 2 Pipeline

Senator wants administration to put sanctions on companies supporting the gas pipeline’s construction.

March 8, 2021